Tafalla’s running of the bulls began this morning with the Las Monjas bulls from Sevilla. It was a fast run of just over 2 minutes with only 4 injuries, three from Navarra and one from France. See the Official Program The Fiesta in Tafalla, located 30 km south of Pamplona, runs from August 14-20 each … More Las Monjas Bulls run the 1st encierro of the Fiestas de Tafalla 2019
El presidente de la Comisión Taurina D. José María Marco García-Mina ha procedido a la lectura de unos carteles donde destacan la presencia de los grandes triunfadores de las ferias taurinas de 2019. Andrés Roca Rey por partida doble, “El Juli”, Pablo Aguado, Cayetano y Antonio Ferrera componen el grueso principal de toreros que tiran … More Carteles de la Feria del Toro 2019
This year’s cartel poster is a work by César Barrio, the 60th poster commissioned by La Casa de Misericordia, the charity which owns the bullring, the Plaza de Toros de Pamplona, the 3rd largest bullring in Spain. Contact Sanfermin Tours for additional information or to arrange a package for the running of the bulls.
100 years ago the world and the fiesta looked much different than it does today. The “war to end all wars” had finally come to an end on November 11, 1918 and the world was ready to move on. It would still be a few years before Papa Hemingway made his way south from Paris … More Historic Images of the Fiesta de San Fermín and the Running of the Bulls
Cebada Gago bulls keep up the heat. With a history of 56 gorings in their 29 appearances in Pamplona for the fiesta, there were no gorings this time, but there were 4 serious injuries for the 3rd running of the bulls, Sanfermins 2018.
Throughout its long history, the Sanfermines has been interrupted on only a few occasions, and always for political reasons. In 1937 and 1938 it was because of the Civil War, La Guerra Civil (17 July 1936-1 April 1939) and as recently as 1997, when there was a partial suspension of the fiesta following the kidnapping … More Sanfermines ’78
The Feria del Toro has been an important part of Pamplona’s legendary festival for more than 100 years. The 8-day Festival Of The Bull, the encierro, the running of the bulls and the bullfights in the afternoopn, was a favorite of Papa Hemingway, whose classic 1926 novel, “The Sun Also Rises” (Fiesta), has attracted tens … More Running With The Bulls
This is the excerpt for your very first post. … More The Bulls for Sanfermines 2018